NFMMC

Give the gift of better health on #GivingTuesday

#Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving – a day to step away from the hustle and bustle of the holiday season and consider gifting to causes that make life better for us all.
Health and wellness are gifts never lose their luster and there is no better way to promote them than going online Nov. 27 to make a #GivingTuesday gift to the Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center Foundation.
“Every dollar of every gift we receive between now and #GivingTuesday will directly support the services we provide to our patients and to the wider community,” said Memorial Vice President and foundation director Judi Nolan Powell.  » Read more about: Give the gift of better health on #GivingTuesday  »


Latest news from NFMMC

If you want to catch up with what’s happening at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, have we got news for you – six pages of it!
In the latest edition of Keeping Up with NFMMC you will find stories about recent and upcoming events, staff accomplishments, Auxiliary activities, sports (oh yes!) and a whole lot more.
Thank you for checking us out!  » Read more about: Latest news from NFMMC  »


NFMMC awarded grant to prepare 120 people for the future of patient care

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center has been awarded a New York State Department of Health grant to prepare 120 people for the future of patient care.  » Read more about: NFMMC awarded grant to prepare 120 people for the future of patient care  »


Renowned designer creates winter wonderland at Memorial

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center has been transformed into a winter wonderland thanks to the talents of Richard Nashwinter, a local interior designer who has donated hundreds of hours to the medical center through the years.
His creativity provides a warm welcome to visitors and staff alike. Richard donated exuberant trees, adorned the lobby with striking holiday colors and painted the waterfall located outside of the gift shop, describing it as a “midnight winter” theme. The surrounding area takes on the feel of an ice land with big holiday trees,  » Read more about: Renowned designer creates winter wonderland at Memorial  »


Wound Center of Niagara named Center of Excellence

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center is pleased to announce The Wound Center of Niagara is a recipient of RestorixHealth’s Center of Excellence award.
RestorixHealth’s highest achievement, the Center of Excellence Award distinguishes centers that have demonstrated exceptional success by meeting or exceeding clinical, operational and financial benchmarks in different categories, including healing outcomes and safety, along with a patient satisfaction rate of 95 percent or higher. The Wound Center of Niagara is one of the four centers that has achieved this designation.  » Read more about: Wound Center of Niagara named Center of Excellence  »


Niagara University, Memorial announce expansion of ‘dynamic and robust partnership’

What do you get when you combine an innovative force in healthcare with a pioneering presence in higher education?
Western New York is about to find out.
Niagara University and Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, two of the region’s most service-oriented institutions, today announced they have engaged in a joint effort to promote economic growth, enhance workforce development and expand international tourism.
The initiative builds on a longstanding relationship that includes a robust student internship program,  » Read more about: Niagara University, Memorial announce expansion of ‘dynamic and robust partnership’  »


Niagara Falls Memorial is awarded three-year national reaccreditation

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center was awarded a three-year reaccreditation from the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP), an independent, accreditation organization recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). It earned this distinction after the HFAP conducted an extensive and objective review of the quality and safety standards of the medical center and its satellite locations.
“Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center clearly demonstrates a commitment to quality patient care,” said Lawrence Haspel, D.O., chairman of the Bureau of Healthcare Facilities Accreditation for the HFAP.  » Read more about: Niagara Falls Memorial is awarded three-year national reaccreditation  »


Dental care for people with special needs coming to Golisano Center

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center and UPD Dental Associates today announced an important partnership to make dental services available to children and adults with special needs.
Beginning Monday (July 11), comprehensive preventive and restorative oral health services will be provided at Memorial’s Golisano Center for Community Health by UPD Dental Associates, an affiliate of the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. A $50,000 grant was awarded by the Golisano Foundation to purchase specialized equipment for the delivery of those services.  » Read more about: Dental care for people with special needs coming to Golisano Center  »


Extended care hours offered at Golisano Center

Patients who can’t see their doctor during daytime office hours now have a new option – extended evening hours at the Golisano Center for Community Health.
The center offers convenient, personalized care for minor illnesses and injuries including colds, sore throats, cuts, strains, sprains, headaches and fever weekdays from 5 to 9 p.m.
All insurances accepted by Memorial Medical Center will be accepted and all patients will be served — including those who receive primary care services elsewhere,  » Read more about: Extended care hours offered at Golisano Center  »


Inclusive healthcare takes center stage as Golisano Center is dedicated

For care providers, it was the realization of a vision. For the patients it will serve, it was a dream come true. For everybody who attended, it was a wonderful party.
Officials from Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center and the Golisano Foundation today celebrated the dedication and blessing of the Golisano Center for Community Health, the only outpatient center of its kind in Western New York and one of the very few in the United States.  » Read more about: Inclusive healthcare takes center stage as Golisano Center is dedicated  »